WhaT are 2 consecutive odd numbers that have the product of 12,099?
Consider the condition for your two consecutive odd numbers:
Using the Quadratic Formla you should get:
So you have in
I got the same answer as Gio (of course), but set it up a little differently.
When asked to find odd (or even) numbers, it is often a good idea to use
In a problem like this, I like to simply get an equation, find all solution and then pick out the odd (or even) solutions if there are any.
I notice that
Of course consecutive odd numbers are exactly
let's call our numbers
So the numbers are: